Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson International correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is based in Berlin and covers Central Europe for NPR. Her reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning programs including Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

A sign on undeveloped land welcomes visitors to "New Toshka City." Toshka was to be a new settlement along the Upper Nile Valley, complete with enough jobs and infrastructure to support the relocation of 20 million Egyptians from polluted and over-crowded cities. Holly Pickett/Redux hide caption

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Mubarak's Dream Remains Just That In Egypt's Desert

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Egypt TV: Ex-President Mubarak Is On Life Support

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Battle For Power Coming To A Head In Egypt

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Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, on 'Morning Edition'

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Egyptian Comedian's Case Raises Free Speech Concerns

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Egyptian Panel Bans 10 Presidential Candidates

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A Bedouin guide makes his way down from Mount Sinai to the Greek Orthodox monastery of St. Catherine in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The Bedouins depend on tourism, but have been kidnapping visitors in recent months in an attempt to pressure Egypt's government. Mike Nelson/EPA/Landov hide caption

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To Be Heard, Egypt's Bedouins Take Tourists Hostage

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A Coptic Christian man holds a cross made of flowers during a clash between Christians and Muslims in Cairo in November. Relations are becoming more strained between the two communities, and there has been periodic violence. Khalil Hamra/AP hide caption

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In Egypt, Christian-Muslim Tension Is On The Rise

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An Egyptian soldier on an armored vehicle guards an exchange office in Cairo on Monday. Tensions between the U.S. and Egypt are rising over Cairo's investigation of aid workers, many of them American. An Egyptian Cabinet minister, Faiza Aboul Naga, recently accused the U.S. of directly funding pro-democracy groups in order to create chaos in Egypt. Amr Nabil/AP hide caption

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Egyptians Harbor Suspicions About U.S. Aid Groups

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A Year After Mubarak Fell, What Has Egypt Achieved?

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Egypt To Try 19 Americans In NGO Dispute

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Egyptians Divide As They Celebrate Together

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Sobhi Saleh (right), a senior member of the Muslim Brotherhood and a candidate for parliament, speaks to voters at a polling station in Alexandria, Egypt, on Monday. The Brotherhood is expected to make a strong showing in the polls. Tarek Fawzy/AP hide caption

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In Egypt's Vote, Islamists Expect Strong Showing

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Throngs Of Voters Cast Ballots In Alexandria

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